Does fiberglass insulation burn?

Answer One of the concerns about using cellulose insulation--made of shredded newspaper--is that it can catch fire if exposed to a heat source. Fiberglass, on the other hand, is naturally noncombustible b... Read More »

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Why is fiberglass used as insulation?

Fiberglass Insulation Glass fiber is used to make insulating materials primarily because in the proper form it will trap air and reduce its circulation, AND because the glass fibres are non-combust... Read More »

What is the R-value of fiberglass insulation?

Fiberglass insulation comes in two different types, loose-fill and batt. Loose-fill fiberglass has an R-value of 2.2 to 2.7 per inch, and fiberglass batts have an R-value of 2.9 to 3.8 per inch.Ref... Read More »

How do I buy fiberglass insulation?

Measuring the SpaceMeasure the space, height and width where you will add the insulation. Convert calculations into square feet (width X height) to determine the amount of insulation to purchase.De... Read More »

Is Fiberglass or Aluminum Better Insulation for an RV?

Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) have a duty to protect client privacy and confidentiality. In certain cases, however, they have an ethical duty to make information public. Confidentiality withi... Read More »